Join the 50-paper strong Capitol Press Association

Newspapers interested in joining the Capitol Press Association should contact the Insider State Government News Service for exact pricing information, but in most cases weekly newspapers can join for less than $50 per month while dailies can join for $75-$150 per month, depending on circulation.

Benefits of membership include:

  • Print and electronic publication rights for the weekly Capitol Press Association column, delivered every Monday before noon
  • Print and electronic publication rights for occasional news features related to North Carolina public policy and politics; examples include session previews and wrap-ups, election preview and wrap-ups, special reports and Insider Spotlight features
  • Phone and email access to three-person, legislature-based Insider staff to address technical questions about the legislative process and to assist reporters working on stories with NCGA angles
  • Regular mail-list delivery of other freely circulated opinion content, such the columns of John Hood and D.G. Martin
  • Access to’s photo archive, and special-request photos of local legislators to accompany planned features

To have someone contact you about joining the Capitol Press Association, please use the form below.